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Category: Professional Development

Understanding Our Connection to Others

Our mind controls our interactions with others and can influence our interactions in a positive or negative direction. The positive and negative influence others and how they feel or interact as a result of this. When trying to… Read More

S.H.E. IS: Mary Guinan, A Medical Detective inspiring COVID-19 Healthcare Workers

Dr. Mary Guinan (B. 1939) describes herself as one of many medical detectives who worked hard to combat the Smallpox, Ebola, and AIDS epidemics. She traveled around the world into hotspots of medical crises risking her own health… Read More

NATA opens registration for first-ever 100% virtual Managing Visitors and Volunteers workshop

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Natural Areas Training Academy (NATA) will be offering one of its core workshops, Managing Visitors and Volunteers in Natural Areas, in a 100% virtual format this year! The University of Florida directive to… Read More

Agricultural Education and Communication Student to Serve as Agriculture Future of America Ambassador

By Megan Karlin, Agriculture Future of America Kansas City, MO – From Panama City, Florida, Kayla Bashore is motivated and determined to make a positive impact on the world. As a junior at University of Florida studying agricultural… Read More

Online CEU opportunities for license renewal

There are multiple ways in which you could earn Continued Education Units (CEUs) to renew your pesticide license online. You can visit one or more of the websites below for online CEUs: University of Florida Online CEUs through… Read More

S.H.E. IS: Maria Gaetana Agnesi, the nine-year-old Advocate for Women’s Education

When Maria Gaetana Agnesi (1718-1799) gave her Academic Oration in Which It Is Demonstrated That the Studies of the Liberal Arts by the Female Sex Are by No Means Inappropriate, she was only nine-years-old. Something uncommon for anyone… Read More

What is wrong with the Sabal palm?

It’s difficult to believe that our state tree, Sabal palmetto, is presenting some difficulties. For me, Sabals are a bullet proof plant, until recently… What is the culprit? Lethal bronzing disease (LBD)! It used to be called Texas… Read More

UF/IFAS Wakulla County Office CLOSED

  The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information, and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color,… Read More